Perth College of Nursing and Midwifery

Scope and Content

Photographs and drawings of various Hospital Buildings c 1914-1970, Class Photos and Presentations 1973-1988, Illustrations of Medical History c 1950, Staff Photos 1915-1980, Photographs of Nursing Care lessons 1973, Certificates and Regulations c 1950, Photographs of the Board of Governors 1914, Photographs of medals, c.1950, Photographs of a nursing exhibition, 1971.

Administrative / Biographical History

Perth College of Nursing and Midwifery was formed in 1969, as an amalgamation of the Group Training Schools of the Perthshire General Hospitals and Murray and Murthly Hospitals. Its premises were located at 129 Glasgow Road, Perth. It closed c 1995.

Access Information

Open for consultation subject to preservation requirements. Access must also conform to the restrictions of the Data Protection Act and any other appropriate legislation. Normal closure period of 75 years (adult patient records) applies.

Acquisition Information

The records were deposited in 2000 (Ref. AccM/404).


Description compiled by Ingrid E. Thomson, 'Unlocking the Medicine Chest' Project Archivist, 2004. Funding from the British Library and the Wellcome Trust Research Resources in Medical History assisted the creation of this description.

Other Finding Aids

Summary and Descriptive list available

Alternative Form Available

Some copies may exist

Conditions Governing Use

Reproduction is available subject to preservation requirements. Charges are made for this service, and copyright and other restrictions may apply.


Some expected.

Related Material

THB24 Dundee College of Nursing; THB32 Perth Royal Infirmary